Do you have what it takes to be our first Untern in China?

The Unternship is our unconventional internship. It was first launched in the USA then in the UK, and now it’s coming to China. We’re taking a page from the successful and unconventional career of Golin CEO Fred Cook to forge the next generation of top agency talent.

Our first Untern in China will unlock the adventurous spirit and fearless creativity of new employees at a critical point in their careers. Get paid three month’s salary to jumpstart your career by learning outside the office safe in the knowledge that you will have a
full-time job at the end of it.

Check out the video


Ready to Go All In? Apply here by Feb. 28 2016. The Untern finalist will be selected in March 2016 and the Unternship commences June- August 31st. The chosen Untern will start their new career at GolinMagic in September 2016.

The Details

Break free from the cubicle and make the real world your workspace for a few months. Learn hands-on skills and gain experiences that will play into your first full-time job, and document it along the way. When you return, unleash your fresh, innovative perspective on GolinMagic’s client work and culture.

The Qualities

We are on a never ending mission to find fabulously curious people, who have a passion for creativity, love to collaborate with others, are brave with their ideas and have an inner drive and hunger to succeed and grow. As an Untern, it’s your job to challenge the way we think, shatter the traditional agency mold and Go All In in everything you do.

The Requirements 

When filling in the application help us understand more the real person behind it. Yes we want to see your CV but we also want you to bring yourself to life. How you do that is entirely up to you. You might like to tell us what makes you tick or what ticks you off! Remember your audience and think about what they want to know? What’s the one thing you want them to remember? What makes you stand out? Why should they select you for the next stage?

Get Inspired

Akinbola Richardson mesmerized the agency with his bold idea to gain new perspectives on cultures and societies while living with the Amish, teaching American Indians and helping the homeless. Throughout the summer, he also faced his fears by tackling physical and mental challenges such as bull riding, the Tough Mudder competition, skiing a volcano and sweating it out in an Indian Sweat Lodge. Read about his adventures here.

Check out our 2015 Untern’s unlikely experiences in the wrap-up video below